Illovo Sugar Africa makes major economic impact

Illovo Sugar Africa (Pty) Ltd announced that during the 2016/2017 financial year, the company’s total economic impact across its six countries of operation has...

You can now apply to Agricolleges International

Agricolleges international has opened applications for short courses that are set to launch in March 2018. The initial short course offering will include foundational...

SA food and non-alcoholic price inflation decelerates

Food and non-alcoholic beverages inflation has been on a downward trend since mid-2017, following a robust output from the agricultural sector. In January 2018,...

Die begroting en landbou

Deur Frikkie Maré, lektor, Departement Landbou-ekonomie, Universiteit van die Vrystaat Die minister van finansies, Malusi Gigaba, het gister die begrotingsrede vir die 2018/2019 finansiële boekjaar gelewer....

Meer as 900 suiwelprodukte nou onder beoordeling

Wat kry jy wanneer jy jou vyf sintuie, 945 suiwelprodukte, 83 suiwelvervaardigers, ’n temperatuur van 18 grade Celcius en 84 suiwelbeoordelaars onder een dak...

900 dairy products are now being judged

What do you get when you put your five senses, 945 dairy products, 83 dairy producers, a temperature of 18 degrees Celcius and 84...

Developing genetic markers for drought tolerance

Pelly Malebe is a PhD candidate in Biotechnology at the University of Pretoria, whose current research focuses on identifying and developing genetic markers for...

Overview of table grape season

The South African Table Grape Industry (SATI) recently released figures for the 2017/2018 grape harvest in their trade newsletter. According to the data, a...

Milestone achieved for sustainability in agri

SIZA, the South African sustainability standard for social and environmental assurance, is the first to reach 100% equivalence when benchmarked against the Sustainable Agriculture...

Vrystaat se top SAVM-ramme gekroon in Reitz

Die Vrystaat SAVM-ramkampioenskappe is op 16 Februarie 2018 tydens die VKB Bieliemieliefees in Reitz gehou. Uitstekende diere is teen mekaar opgeweeg om die kampioene...